Setup of a Local Kubernetes and Istio Dev Environment

As developer I like to do as much development as possible locally, because it's generally easier and faster to develop and debug code. In order to build cloud-native applications and microservices, it's very convenient to have a local Kubernetes cluster and Istio running locally. This article describes how to install these components and some additional tools like Kiali. (more…)
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Recent Java Updates from IBM

In preparation for a Java conference, I've spent some time to catch up on the latest activities in the Java community. With Java EE's move to Eclipse and projects like MicroProfile there are a lot of things going on and there is a lot of innovation. Below are some pointers to articles my colleagues have published recently. (more…)
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